lester? >> all right, rehema, thanks. just where is this storm right now? the view from above shows it continues to head northeast out of maine and into canada. but this being the middle of winter another storm is never far behind. weather channel meteorologist jim cantore is in boston with more on that. jim, good evening. >> reporter: good evening, lester. just as soon as the blizzard warnings for this storm go down, the new ones have come up for the plains states. let's show them to you. six states here stretching all the way from kansas out up in through nebraska, including minnesota, minneapolis under a winter storm warning here. this area should start precipitation tonight in the rockies, and it should rapidly spread out of the plains states. as we get into sunday, though, you'll notice north damage to, south dakota, minnesota dealing with all of this snow. we are expecting 6 to 10 inches in minneapolis. 50 to 60-mile-per-hour winds. there will also be a severe side to this, too, lester. there could be tornadoes in louisiana, mississippi, and also into alabama. as we move into monday, no rest for the weary up here.